Larry Swedroe

Larry Swedroe is a principal and the director of research for Buckingham Strategic Wealth, an independent member of the BAM Alliance. Previously, he was vice chairman of Prudential Home Mortgage.

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Swedroe: Capitalism Vs. Socialism

It’s already priced in. Trust in the wisdom of crowds.

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Swedroe: Retirement More Than Just Money

An excerpt from the author’s latest book on all the factors investors should consider for a successful and meaningful retirement.

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Swedroe: 2018’s Active Vs. Index Scorecard

Nearly 70% of domestic funds underperformed the broad benchmark in 2018, according to the SPIVA report.

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Swedroe: Performance Chasing & Factor Returns

Data suggest naive investors can have a temporary effect on factor returns.

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Swedroe: Investor Biases & Mutual Funds

Investors don’t always make the best allocation decisions.

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Swedroe: ETFs’ Side Effects

Despite a wide range of claims about ETFs’ impact on markets, recent research indicates they are largely overblown.

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Swedroe: Tale Of 2 Stock Markets

There’s a political divide in how investors view the market.

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Swedroe: Crowded Trades & Tail Risk

Fees and trading costs are a drag on hedge fund returns.

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Swedroe: Long Term Returns, Short Time Periods

Most stock market returns come in short, unpredictable bursts.